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WORLD TOURISM DAY PHOTO COMPETITION 2010 I'
UNWTO is happy to announce the 2010 World Tourism Day online photo competition under the theme Tourism &
I WHAT KIND OF PHOTOS ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
! There is a direct link betweenbiodiversi!Y,.and tourism with areas of unique natural beauty attracting large numbers of
visitors . Biodiversity is thus one of tourism's greatest assets and fundamental to ItS long-term sustained growth. But, tourism
can also be an important means to assure biodiversity conservation.
i We are looking for pictures that capture the close relationship between biodiversity and tourism. Photos that reflect the value
! of biodiversity for tourism and/or the contribution of tourism in protecting and sustainably managing biodiversity.
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
I The World Tourism Day online photo competition is open to all people of all ages.
• 1ST Prize - Round trip and accommodation to China (Guangdong Province)
! • 4 Runners-up will be awarded with a digital camera
• A selection of the best photos will be displayed at a Photo Exhibition to be held in China on World Tourism Day
o Winning photos will be featured in UNWTO News and UNVifTO .org ..~
The deadline for participation is 31 August 2010. Winners will be announced and notified in early September 2010.
• To enter this competition every participant is required to register and obtain an electronic identification . To register go
I to: Registration Fonn
• Photos can be in colour or in black and white and must be submitted electronically after registration .
Up to 3 photos may be submitted by each individual participant.
Photos mLlst be. the individual work of the named participant and must not have been previously published.
Photos must be submitted electronically in high resolution jpeg format (minimum 150 pixels/no more than 3MB) at:
} • All photos should be accompanied by a short deSCription, no more than 25 words,
I USE OF PHOTOGRAPHS I